Myanmar · 3 Days · 12 Moments · April 2017

Wonderful trip to ancient city of Bagan


2 May 2017

So the time is very close to say good bye to ancient city Bagan so before check out from the hotel we pass to the souvenir shop to buy puppet n some painting. In the late evening after our last meal (dinner) the car come pick up and transfer to the Bus station (Bagan Min Thar). We are ready to back to Yangon. Arrive to Yangon next early morning around 5 am. End of our wonderful trip to Bagan with many amazing memories.

1 May 2017

After the palm cottage drive back to Bagan on the way stop for a nice view to take photo.Then we proceed to the local Myanmar buffet lunch restaurant and enjoy with many local dishes. Due to the Bagan history one of the Bagan King is eating his meal with 200 dishes everyday so for that reason they serve with many dishes. Afterward we passes to the puppet show to buy some of them as a souvenir gift.
After driving about 35 minutes from Ancient city Bagan we arrive the palm cottage. Which can learn how to collect the palm fresh juice from the tree. It is really fresh and sweet to have a juice but if it is touch with nature heat about 4 to 6 hours it become alcohol which is call toddy. It is natural alcohol for the local people are drinking. Other thing is if they cook with slow heat this fresh juice until thick paste it become juggle the brown sweet ball which i used to call Myanmar Chocolate. In the meantime can learn how the palm tree is useful from top to the bottle which is nothing to waste the things. Finally we had good time in there try to some local food like tea leaves pickel salad with green tea and sweet ball. Some people try fresh palm juice or toddy juice with fried quile which is look like small chicken.
Before driving to Palm cottage on the way photo stop around new Bagan zone.
Day 2 After breakfast at hotel we start our day by visiting Dhamazika temple. Then continuse to visit the Bamboo House to have a local tea with sweet.

30 April 2017

Tonight we had nice dinner offering by our old colleagues with coconut rice with delicious dishes.
Finally we end with the most beautiful temple Ananda Temple.
My naam tatoo at Manuha Temple which has to give 1000 kyats.
After the avoid the heat break we start our sightseen about 4 pm and visit some highlight places as below. 1. Manuha Temple 2.Bu Paya 3. Thabinyu Temple 4. Shwesandaw Pagoda for sunset
After breakfast we start explore the ancient city by visiting for morning. 1. Shwezigon 2. Htilominlo Temple 3. Alotawpya Paya
Day 2 We arrive to Bagan 5:30 am at the bus station. Then transfer to the hotel and take a short break. At 8 am our car driver come and pick up us and transfer to local restaurant to have a breakfast. There is lots of side dishes and have to eat with steam rice.

29 April 2017

Day 1 We start rolling to the anicent city Bagan with VIP bus (Bagan Mintha) which is 2 + 1 seat with toilet as well and cost 18500 kyats for the local people. The bus will start rolling from Yangon at 8 pm so we have to check in 30 min before departure. After 1 and half hour we stop at 39 miles for break about 30 minutes. After that continuse to drive to Bagan. At 2:45 am we arrive to Meikhtila and stop for a refreshment about 20 minutes and proceed to drive to Bagan( Nyaung Oo).